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21 Jun 2021

Virgin Voyages’s dramatic arrival as Scarlet Lady prepares for first-time passengers

Portsmouth welcomed the newest brand on the cruise block, Virgin Voyages, as Scarlet Lady became the largest commercial ship to sail into the harbour on Monday 21 June.
20 May 2021

Port’s sustainability plans move into the fast lane

Portsmouth International Port have taken delivery of a fleet of new electric vans, which are all part of the port's commitment to become the first net carbon neutral UK port by 2030, and the first zero emission port by 2050.
14 May 2021

The best passenger journeys begin at Portsmouth

After months of restrictions, Monday 17 May sees holiday passengers back at Portsmouth International Port.
14 May 2021

Groundbreaking research shows geospatial data can help to solve port transport challenges

The SpacePort feasibility project has concluded that using geo‐spatial data platform can streamline port operations and improve efficiency, whilst addressing decarbonisation and emissions reduction challenges.
10 May 2021

Viking Venus makes global debut in Portsmouth

Today [Monday 10 May] Portsmouth was the location for the maiden arrival of Viking Venus, latest addition in the fleet for luxury cruise line Viking.
08 Apr 2021

A first for the city as Virgin Voyages announces Scarlet Lady’s maiden passenger sailing

Virgin Voyages has announced Scarlet Lady’s first ever commercial passenger sailing will take place from Portsmouth, UK this summer.
06 Apr 2021

Brittany Ferries opens early for 2022 reservations

The move comes three months earlier than normal and is partly designed to meet customer demand for holidays next year, and also aims to deliver reassurance to those who hold 2021 reservations.
30 Mar 2021

Port sails through latest compliance audits

Portsmouth International Port has continued to be a global leader in compliance by recently completing two audits carried out by the British Standards Institution (BSI).
16 Mar 2021

Portsmouth to welcome Viking Venus as cruise operations resume

Three special ocean sailings for UK guests aboard Viking's newest vessel will explore England’s scenic shores.
15 Mar 2021

Fred. Olsen announces cruises from Portsmouth in 2022

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has unveiled a brand new programme of cruising for 2022/23 as the line gears up for a return to sailing, including cruises from Portsmouth.